How to become a digital nomad: expert tips from a full-time traveler

What is a digital nomad? Digital nomads are people who love to travel the world and work from anywhere. All they need is a laptop and stable internet connection. However, this cannot be mixed up with backpackers or people doing an around-the-world trip: nomads travel slow, live like a local – and yes, they really work. Digital nomads can be split in to three groups: freelancers (work for clients/others and still exchange time against money); entrepreneurs (build scalable products and services but work anywhere); and remote workers (standard employees, but…

5 Tips for Surviving as a Digital Nomad

How to make the most of your nomadic lifestyle — and actually get work done. A few days after arriving in Nepal in the fall of 2015, I spoke with a fellow traveler who asked me what it is that I do for a living. After explaining to her that I’m into digital marketing and tend to work with clients all across the globe, she said, “Oh, so you’re a nomad?” Prior to that conversation, the only type of “nomad” that I was aware of was the kind that goes on a 2,000-mile…